(November 1948)

DC, 1942 Series
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Price
0.10 USD
Pages
52
Indicia Frequency
monthly
On-sale date
1948-09-15
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
National Comics Publications, Inc.
Brand
A Superman DC Publication
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth (credited editor); Robert Kanigher (actual editor)
Color
color
Dimensions
standard Golden Age US
Paper Stock
newsprint
Binding
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
was ongoing series

Issue Notes

On-sale date from copyright registration.


The Sinister Olympics! (Table of Contents)

Wonder Woman / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Harry Peter
Inks
Harry Peter
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Wonder Woman [Diana Prince]
Keywords
Golden lasso

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 1) (Expand) /

Kodak / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

The Sinister Olympics! (Table of Contents: 2)

Wonder Woman / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script
Robert Kanigher [as Charles Moulton] (credited)
Pencils
Harry Peter [as H. G. Peter] (signed)
Inks
Harry Peter [as H. G. Peter] (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Wonder Woman [Diana Prince]; Etta Candy; the Holliday Girls; Virtura (President of Noman, introduction); competitors from Elam [Paul Bunyan; the Black Knight; Maqua; Maqua's brother] (introduction for all); Prowd (villain, leader of Elam, introduction); Rata (villain, Virtura's secretary, introduction); Loki (villain, god of evil, introduction); three unnamed spies (villains, introduction for all)
Synopsis
Wonder Woman is summoned into the future by Virtura, President of Noman, to participate in a series of Olympic games, as they have been challenged by Prowd, the dictator of Elam (the City of Men).
Keywords
time travel

Indexer Notes

Noman; Elam

Bob Feller (Table of Contents: 3) (Expand) /

Wheaties / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

In Keds It's a Breeze! (Table of Contents: 4) (Expand) /

U. S. Keds / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

The Man from Nowhere! (Table of Contents: 5)

Sargon the Sorcerer / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Paul Reinman
Inks
Paul Reinman
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
SEN 92
Genre
superhero
Characters
Sargon; Max

Indexer Notes

Last Sargon in Sensation. Next appearance in Green Lantern (DC, 1941 series) #37.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 6) (Expand) /

Kellogg's Corn Flakes / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Avalanche! (Table of Contents: 7) (Expand) /

Ray-o-Vac / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Ellen H. Richards (Table of Contents: 8)

Wonder Women of History / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Paul Reinman
Inks
Paul Reinman
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
W.W.48
Genre
biography
Characters
Ellen H. Richards

Indexer Notes

Credits by Jerry Bails.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 9)

Ma Nature's Curiosity Shop / cartoon / 1 page (report information)

Script
Martin Naydel
Pencils
Martin Naydel (signed)
Inks
Martin Naydel (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
The New York Zoological Park...
Genre
non-fiction

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 10) (Expand) /

American Flyer / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Jimmie Saves the Limited (Table of Contents: 11) (Expand) /

Ingersoll Mickey Mouse Watch / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 12)

Willy Nilly / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Frank Harry
Inks
Frank Harry
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
OH34
First Line of Dialogue or Text
Hey, Betty! Drop everything...
Genre
humor

Captain Tootsie and "The Babe Ruth Story" (Table of Contents: 13) (Expand) /

Captain Tootsie; Tootsie Rolls / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Editorial Advisory Board (Table of Contents: 14) (Expand) /

promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.5 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 15) (Expand) /

Hood Rocket Boot / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

Topsy Turvy Calendar (Table of Contents: 16)

text article / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Lee Goldsmith
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
non-fiction

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 17)

Dizzy-Daisy / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
Harry Lampert (signed)
Pencils
Harry Lampert (signed)
Inks
Harry Lampert (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
Harry Lampert

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Daisy!" "Yes, Miss Wiffle!
Genre
humor
Characters
Daisy

Indexer Notes

Letterer credit by Craig Delich.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 18) (Expand) /

Bendix Coaster Brake / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

[SOS from the Princess Myrtle] (Table of Contents: 19) (Expand) /

Bazooka the Atom Bubble Boy / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

The Strange Gibson Case! (Table of Contents: 20)

Wildcat / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Bernie Krigstein
Inks
Bernie Krigstein
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
SEN 88
Genre
superhero
Characters
Wildcat [Ted Grant]; Stretch Skinner; Tiger; Fred Gibson; Billy Gibson; Nick Rand

Indexer Notes

Jerry Bails says Art Peddy may have drawn this.

Saving the Secret Supersonic Plane (Table of Contents: 21) (Expand) /

"U. S." Royal; U. S. Bike Tires / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 22) (Expand) /

Wonder Woman; Dale Evans Comics; World's Finest Comics / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 23) (Expand) /

Thom McAn / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Sinister Olympics!
    Wonder Woman
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
    Kodak
  3. 2. The Sinister Olympics!
    Wonder Woman
  4. 3. Bob Feller
    Wheaties
  5. 4. In Keds It's a Breeze!
    U. S. Keds
  6. 5. The Man from Nowhere!
    Sargon the Sorcerer
  7. 6. [no title indexed]
    Kellogg's Corn Flakes
  8. 7. Avalanche!
    Ray-o-Vac
  9. 8. Ellen H. Richards
    Wonder Women of History
  10. 9. ["The New York Zoological Park..."]
    Ma Nature's Curiosity Shop
  11. 10. [no title indexed]
    American Flyer
  12. 11. Jimmie Saves the Limited
    Ingersoll Mickey Mouse Watch
  13. 12. ["Hey, Betty! Drop everything..."]
    Willy Nilly
  14. 13. Captain Tootsie and "The Babe Ruth Story"
    Captain Tootsie; Tootsie Rolls
  15. 14. Editorial Advisory Board
  16. 15. [no title indexed]
    Hood Rocket Boot
  17. 16. Topsy Turvy Calendar
  18. 17. ["Daisy!" "Yes, Miss Wiffle!"]
    Dizzy-Daisy
  19. 18. [no title indexed]
    Bendix Coaster Brake
  20. 19. [SOS from the Princess Myrtle]
    Bazooka the Atom Bubble Boy
  21. 20. The Strange Gibson Case!
    Wildcat
  22. 21. Saving the Secret Supersonic Plane
    "U. S." Royal; U. S. Bike Tires
  23. 22. ["For thrills..."]
    Wonder Woman; Dale Evans Comics; World's Finest Comics
  24. 23. [no title indexed]
    Thom McAn
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